February 2014

February 1, 2014

-Offensive guard Ladarius Bright pledged his services to North Carolina's Johnson C. Smith University. -Defensive tackle Angelo Cofield will make...

February 6, 2014

Entrepreneur Development Is Key To African American Future

...the folks whose toils paved the way for us, paid the tuition to Howard, Morehouse, Johnson CSmith, Fisk, Xavier, Dillard and all the "A&M's

February 7, 2014

BUSBY: What will (y)our legacy look like?

...the folks whose toils paved the way for us, paid the tuition to Howard, Morehouse, Johnson CSmith, Fisk, Xavier, Dillard and all the "A&M's


Black History Month: Charlotte in 1964

Black History Month: Charlotte in 1964 The year hope began to fade It was the year Congress passed a sweeping act banning racial discrimination...

 

February 9, 2014

...Amanda Eure attends Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville, NC Charlotte Jheanelle Linton attends Johnson C. Smith UniversityCharlotte,

February 10, 2014

Making Future Black History Now

...folks whose toils paved the way for us, paid the tuition to Howard, Morehouse, Johnson CSmith, Fisk, Xavier, Dillard, FAMU and all the A&M...

February 11, 2014

...Gates--Amanda Eure --attends Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville, NC Charlotte--Jheanelle Linton --attends Johnson C. Smith UniversityCharlotte,


Local colleges work to keep students safe, accommodated

Local colleges work to keep students safe, accommodated CHARLOTTE, N.C. Students are hunkering down on college campuses across Charlotte during...

 

February 12, 2014

JCSU Receives $975,000 Grant to Expand Arts Education Johnson C. Smith University last month received a $975,000 grant to expand academic and...

February 14, 2014

Election ballot begins to take shape CHARLOTTE The 2014 election cycle is officially off and running as candidates began filing Feb. 10 to be...

February 15, 2014

...exhibit that displays photographs of African American women from the UNC-Charlotte community embracing the beauty of natural hair. Place: UNC-Charlotte,

February 18, 2014

Betty Primus' Traditional African Dances, Raymond Hollis and Community Choir, Johnson CSmith Omega Psi Pi Fraternity Dance Group and more. The...


Chowan University, Gardner-Webb University, High Point University, Johnson C. Smith University, Livingstone College, Louisburg College, Mars...

February 19, 2014

Disparities cited in O'Â’Brien dialogue on race

...national Black In America Town Hall Tour Tuesday night at the Knight Theater in Charlotte, a wide-ranging dialogue about race, wealth, power and the...


Nelson Mandela’s grandchildren speak to Concord students
Nelson Mandela's grandchildren speak to Concord students CHARLOTTE, N.C. Students at the Cannon School in Concord were a captive audience as...


February 20, 2014

Player Hits Lights, Division II Game Ends In Tie

Player Hits Lights, Division Ii Game Ends In Tie CHARLOTTE, N.C. Talk about shooting the lights out. CHARLOTTE, N.C. Talk about shooting the...


...of life Duncan Gray sees his role as director of bands for West Charlotte High School as going beyond music. Duncan Gray sees his role as director...


Johnson C. Smith University- Tom Joyner Foundation School of the Month- part 1

Dr. Carter discusses the challenges facing HBCUs in general, in the state of North Carolina, and how the university prepares its students to excel.


Johnson C. Smith University- Tom Joyner Foundation School of the Month- part 2

Dr. Carter discusses what the university has to offer to first-year and non-traditional students, current students, and alumni.


Johnson C. Smith University- Tom Joyner Foundation School of the Month- Thank You

Dr. Carter's thank you to the Foundation, cause to action and his CIAA predictions. 

 

February 21, 2014

Johnson C. Smith breaks 40-hour tie, beats Winston-Salem State in completion of suspended game

First Joshua Linson knocked out the lights. Then he knocked out Winston-Salem State.

Linson finished what he started, breaking a 40-hour tie by hitting a go-ahead 3-pointer with 24 seconds left Friday to lead Johnson C. Smith to an 89-86 overtime win against the Rams in a bizarre game that took three days to complete.

February 26, 2014

LYNX Gold Line receives approval for expansion

...city council City Council expected to vote on whether to move ahead with streetcar CHARLOTTE, N.C. Charlotte's streetcar system is about to get...


...12:29 PM ESTUpdated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 12:29 PM EST CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - The city of Charlotte along with the Charlotte Area Transit...


...to Enter Project Development from the FTA on CityLYNX Gold Line Phase 2 Charlotte, NC -Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) and the City of...


FTA gives CATS streetcar extension green light

...extension green light The Federal Transit Administration has given Charlotte Area Transit System approval to begin project development of the...


Green light for phase 2 of Lynx Gold Line CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte city leaders are excited that they are moving forward with the next part...

 


CIAA tournament needs more financial support

CIAA tournament needs more financial support CHARLOTTE, N.C. Charlotte leaders welcomed the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association to Charlotte...

 


Fayetteville State women roll over J.C. Smith in CIAA quarters

Fayetteville State women roll over J.C. Smith in CIAA quarters CHARLOTTE - The last time Deja Middleton appeared in a Central Intercollegiate...


VSU falls to Johnson C. Smith 82-63 in CIAA tourney second round CHARLOTTE, N.C. JohnsonC. Smith defeated Virginia State Wednesday night 82-63...

 

February 27, 2014

NC: FTA Gives CATS Streetcar Extension Green Light

...Extension Green Light The Federal Transit Administration has given Charlotte Area Transit System approval to begin project development of the...


...and women's divisions have reached the semifinal round, including the hometown Johnson CSmith University men's team. Friday's games will set...

February 28, 2014

10 easy ways to protect yourself from online hackers.

...secure: Dr. Magdy Attia, dean of the College of STEM at Charlotte s Johnson C. Smith University. Redvers Davies, founder of Hackerspace Charlotte,


...in the Foundation s western and northwestern regions. Musante joins Johnson C. Smith University Kelly Musante, former development director at...